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Stig Kanger (1924-1988) made very important contributions to common sense and formal philosophy. Kanger's most unique achievements have been within the components of common facts thought, the semantics of modal and deontic good judgment, and the logical research of the concept that of rights. yet he contributed considerably to motion concept, choice common sense and the speculation of dimension in addition. this is often the second one of 2 volumes devoted to the paintings of Stig Kanger. the 1st quantity is a whole number of Kanger's philosophical papers. the current quantity comprises severe essays on many of the facets of Kanger's paintings in addition to a few biographical sketches. Lennart Åqvist, Jan Berg, Brian Chellas, Anatoli Degtyarev, Lars Gustafsson, Sören Halldén, Kaj Børge Hansen, Sven Ove Hansson, Risto Hilpinen, Jaakko Hintikka, Ghita Holmström-Hintikka, Lars Lindahl, Sten Lindström, Ingmar Pörn, Dag Prawitz, Wlodek Rabinowicz, Krister Segerberg, Amartya Sen, Sören Stenlund, Göran Sundholm, and Andrei Voronkov have contributed to this quantity.

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